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Sky Shot Video

With my love of sky shots, I had to link A History of the Sky, a composite video by Ken Murphy taken over 360 days from the roof of the Exploratorium museum in San Francisco.

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Friday Sky

Yeah, I’m posting another sky shot. It’s blue!

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Monday Morning Sky

This is the sky that greeted me as I walked into work this morning. Happy Monday, everyone! It’s going to be a great week. :-) Yes, folks — it was time for another of my famous sky shots. ;-)

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Sunriver family vacation — 2019

Friday Five bikes on the car and we’re ready for fun. We have arrived at Sunriver for our summer family vacation of 2019. Warning: This is a long post with lots of pictures. Enjoy! ;-) Unlike some of our earlier visits to Sunriver, we have no biking mileage goals. Our goals are relaxation, fun, and […]

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Looking Up

My freshman year of college, I roomed with my brother and a high school classmate of his.1 That year, I bought my first SLR.2 I said I would take pictures of clouds. As it turns out, I didn’t. Film and developing were too expensive to “waste” on pictures of the wind. Now, with digital cameras, […]

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I think it was the Eleventh of June

What a beautiful day! If anything, it was too hot. Checking the weather said we got to 68° today — toasty. We went to Rood Bridge Park, crashed a couple of senior “open house” parties and enjoyed the sun. I had to take a sky shot from the shade, where I was trying to stay […]

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June Flowers

A couple of flowers around the house — and a sky shot. What a beautiful day! ß :-) Yeah, that’s a “pretty clouds overhead smiley.”

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Photographs Travel

Road to Home

Today we drove from Grandpa’s and Grandma’s house to home. We stopped at my favorite rest stop just north of Yreka for a short picnic before continuing on. Time for a sky shot. :-)

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Daffodils

After lunch, I walked back to work. Taking a short detour through “Circle Park” I made another pass at the daffodils from yesterday. I think I like this shot better. Now I need a blue sky for the background.1 And an assistant to hold the diffuser. And a mat to lie on so I’m not […]

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Fetching the Christmas Tree, 2019

On Black Friday, we went and cut our Christmas trees. The sky was clear blue and it was a lot warmer than the cold night would have suggested. Certainly a lot warmer and dryer than last year. As Ashley and Kevin joined us, we got two trees. This was also the first time we’ve been […]